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09/27/2013 12:45 am ET | Updated Sep 27, 2013

Unbelievable Photos From The 2013 America's Cup Victory (PHOTOS)

Oracle Team USA did the unthinkable on Wednesday, pulling off the greatest comeback in the 162-year history of the America's Cup.

Miraculously recovering from a seven-race deficit, the team won eight races in a row to secure another victory for the United States.

Oracle founder and CEO Larry Ellison recounted the drama: "I just listened to [skipper] Jimmy Spithill. He said, 'You know what 8-1 is? 8-1 is motivating.'"

Check out some of the most dramatic moments of the final race below:

Fans line up along the waterfront.
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Oracle Team USA grinder Shannon Falcone holds his seven-month-old son Cade during the dock-out ceremony.
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A daredevil Oracle Team USA member hoists the jib.
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The boats pass the first mark, with San Francisco's Coit Tower and the Bay Bridge peeking out of the background.
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USA and New Zealand dance dangerously close in the water.
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Oracle pulls ahead.
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A New Zealand fan reacts during final moments.
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Oracle Team USA crosses the finish line.
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The celebration begins.
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The cup stays in the United States.
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